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cornell bernard tells us from san jose as the mayor is ready for the state of the city address. cornell? >> normally it is a word no one wants to hear but the mayor will make it a big part of the state of the city address. the word is "taxes." the mayor says the city needs a sales tax increase and will call on community leaders to organize a campaign to support police and fire services and restore pay for workers who had to take cuts to balance the budget. a poll suggests that voters could be willing to do that. there is 70 percent support if a quarter percent sales increase but 57 percent for half a percent increase. the earliest it would be on the battle is next year, the 5th sales tax measure voters have approved since the mayor took office in 2007. the state of the city address is underway at 6:30 right here at city hall. >> fairfield police are asking for your help in finding the killer of a 13-year-old girl. the guardian for the 13-year-old reported her missing last thursday evening. her body was found friday m
joins us from the newsroom to let us know that broken glass injured a lot of people. lorraine? >> reporter: almost a thousand people, tori. the reason for that in many cases, people saw the brilliant light, ran to their windows to see what it was and within a minute their windows shattered with the sonic bomb. it reminds many of us of a scene from a sci-fi movie. but the very real damage from this 11-ton meteorite shocked people around the world. >> translator: after the flash nothing happened for about three minutes and then we rushed outdoors. >> reporter: about a thousand people suffered injuries, mostly from shattered glass. the space rock about the size of an suv entered the earth's atmosphere at sunrise. faster than the speed of sound at least 33,000 miles an hour. scientists think it shattered in pieces. >> usually what happens, the rock comes into space, it hits the atmosphere, and then that puts a lot of stress on it and it's likely to shatter into pieces. >> reporter: russian emergency officials say hospitals are packed with adults and children. although these meteor
as you can see flipped over. it rolled several times, firefighters had to use the jaws of life to rescue the driver. >> i heard a screech and like a boom and we came running over to make sure everything was all right. there was a guy pulling people out of the car. >> investigators believe the driver was going to fast for the conditions. the kids taken to three hospitals and some had significant injuries. >> last night's streak of light, that flashed in the sky over the bay area was not connected to a couple of earlier events. >> see that? >> what was that? >> that's the surprise reaction from a person on southbound 280 just before eight last night. they posted this dash cam video on youtube. the light is right there. others describe it as a flare. something very breathtaking and scary at the same time. >> and i was sitting on the chair in the backyard and i was looking in the sky and i seen like a blue -- a blue streak from the sky coming down. i thought it was a firework. >> some say they believe that the fire ball came from a passing meteor. >>> the russian government is sizing
to a brand- new day with us, how is the weather, steve? >>> we are going to get a lot of cold air and it is still on the way, it is in advance of the system and it is going to be a very cold day, upper 40s and 50s and a possibility of thunderstorms, here is sal. >>> good morning, traffic is going to be slow in some areas and the weather will play a role, you can see traffic is busy and also this morning we are looking at 880 westbound and traffic is moving along nicely. let's go back to the desk. >>> as steve mentioned, it could create a rainy commute for many of you, alex savage is covering the dramatic change in weather following a very nice three-day weekend, alex? >> reporter: it really was, it was a beautiful comfortable three-day weekend in the bay area and it is a true weather system that has moved into the bay area right now. as you can see the rain has sort of tapered off and let me show you what it looks like. we are here on highway 101 in petaluma at the highway exit and this is what it looks like, just about an hour or so ago. drivers need to be prepared if this system
, they will use it, and be better for it. we will ask them all about that later this morning. >> oakland police are looking into a deadly crash involving a stolen car, all caught on camera, including the man who somehow escaped with his life. a man was standing on the corner of foothill boulevard and 36th avenue and the driver of the stolen jeep smashed into another car at the intersection where he was standing. the driver of the jeep died. the driver of the honda suffered minor injuries and somehow the man who was standing on the street managed to its scrape without getting hurt. the jeep was stolen minutes earlier. >> a woman and two children are expected to survive after being hit by a car in pittsburg last night. police have not said what led to the crash or if the driver was arrested. one of the children was airlifted to the hospital. police have not released the victim names or conditions. >> study ranges traffic in the bay area among the worst in the nation. the report from texas texas a&m shows san francisco is tied with los angeles but washington, dc is at the top the list. cornell ber
businesses and even cable cars, stay right here with us. >>> good morning. i'm brian flores live in diablo where fire crews continue to mopup after an intense early- morning house fire. we'll tell you how it may have started -- coming up. >>> a baby found dead in the salinas valley. why the child's grieving mother is questioning how the authorities handled this tragic case. >> reporter: a broken main sends water rushing into the san francisco intersection in the north beach neighborhood. how it's affecting cable car service this morning. >>> also, the student who was sickant at the center of a school health threat in one bay area city. "mornings on 2" begins right now. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm tori campbell. it's wednesday, february 20th. >>> firefighters are still on the scene of a huge fire at the home on diablo. it started at 4:30 this morning near the diablo country club. brian flores is live on the scene with more on the progress firefighters have made in the last 30 minutes. good morning, brian. >> reporter: we're inside
that you will do the right thing. so where does that leave us? the thing is, it turns out you can't control your heart. (chuckles) damn thing just does wh it wants. and what's yours doing now? other than beating a million miles a minute? i just... i think that after the last few weeks, you know, and all the trust issues, i think that we should take it slow. totally. you know, let things unfold naturally. right. i think i-i need some time to... heather: oh, my god. what... i knew it. captioning sponsored by cbs captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org land after a high seas crui from hell... the stories >>> this is kpix5 news on the cw. >>> we heard that their cabins flooded. they were ankle deep in sewage. it was a mess. >> back on dry land after a high sea cruise from hell. the story from passengers as they finally reached port. >>> dismanteling an explosive situation. now in its third day. the latest danger discovered inside a south bay home. >>> and thieves using a terrifying tactic. the east bay business that lost merchandise and part of it store front in an ea
pain at the pump. amy joins us live with a new price jump that just happened overnight. >> check out pain we found here in south san francisco near the airport. gas is almost $5 a gallon here. ouch. this makes the rest of the bay area look good. look at the averages, per gallon right new you are paying on average in san francisco, the most, at $4.13. over $4 all over the bay. san jose at $4.07 and this is 13 percent increase the past month. we are still below the state acknowledge but we are above the national average of $3.61. drivers say they will adjust. >> i will not drive so much and are more conservative. use the bicycle more. this is the highest for this time year and because of a number of factors including the recession in europe has traders very worried so futures are up, there is maintenance going on, unexpected maintenance, and we have to switch from the gas we use in the winter to a summer grade which costs money. if you are planning to drive for spring break if you can work from home if you and because these prices are painful. >> thank you very much. san jose police ar
down a man who used to wear a badge. overnight, police teams scour big bear mountain, three hours outside of los angeles. this is where police discovered christopher corner's burnt out truck. the 33-year-old at the center of a massive manhunt. >> we don't know what he's going to do. we don't -- we know what he's capable of doing and we need to find him. >> reporter: heavily armed and extremely dangerous, police say corner, a former lapd officer, navy reservist and sharp shooter, has already killed three and is targeting many more. >> of course he knows what he's doing. we trained him. >> reporter: four years ago corner accused a fellow officer of kicking a suspect in the head, but it was corner who was fired for making false statements in the case. detectives say dorner is targeting officers he names in this manifesto published on-line. you will now live the life of the prey. i never had the opportunity to have a family of my own. i'm term mating yours. -- terminating yours. police say the revenge killings began sunday when monica kwan and keith lawrence were shot to death. kwan's
. joe joining us live from outside the super dome this morning in new orleans. good morning joe. >> reporter: good morning. i think we have got tone gotten to the point where we want to start playing but we are most familiar with the niners but the ravens are a good team and they have gone the under dog route. they had to win three playoff games. they had almost a miracle play to send is the game into overtime. a late touchdown pass and then they won it in double overtime. what that got them was a date to go play the patriots. they survived that game as well to get here and i think they look back to a game in the regular season. a miracle first down they got against the chargers, every win was a must just to make it and you can't blame the ravens if they think they are a team of destiny. >> you think a 4th down situation, you aren't thinking about dumping the ball off, you are thinking of a hail mary kind of play and i guess the word is ray rice took the middle. >> the situation so that clock is zero. you never doubt that you can't win. we have been in tight spots. we have got
with a ferry on the san francisco bay. >> new information in the oscar pistorius case. how the weapon was used. >>> the city is preparing for a big five k walk. we will tell you who it benefits and some road closures you will want to know about. >>> good morning, everybody. welcome to "mornings on 2". it is sunday, february 17th. i am mike mibach. >> i am claudine wong. >> good morning, rosemary. >> we have a good looking day and the cooling trends continues for the sunday. waking up with patchy fog and clouds. cool start once again. 30s and 40s into the bay area. temperatures will take a dip. i will tell you by how much. we will be tracking cold weather in the next week ahead. that is coming up. >>> runners are limbering up for what is a san francisco tradition. lorraine blanco is live in china town where they are celebrating the lunar new year. >> they are celebrating the year of the snake. >> people are setting up for the big five k walk. this is at the intersection of sacramento and grant street in san francisco's chinatown. it is the oldest and largest in the nation. the celebration is th
moriarty joins us for more on this story, tara? >> reporter: we are here at petaluma high school where students and parents have been placed on alert and that's because 17-year-old -- a 17- year-old student suddenly became ill and collapsed. he contracted the blood infection caused by a bacteria that can develop into meningitis. school officials sent out an alert to let them know if they came in contact they need to seek medical help. the disease is treated with antibiotics and if it is untreated it can lead to death in all cases. it can be spread by kissing sharing a drink or getting coughed on. if you have the by at it be -- antibiotics you will be okay. as 14th he is greatly improved but he is still in serious condition. we will tell you about another case that popped up at another north bay high school coming up and tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> there is information out of kansas city missouri where more than a dozen people were hurt after an explosion triggered a huge fire. one person missing was found. crews are still out there searching for yet another missing p
american bridge and floor are working with the u.s. coast guard to try to determine what went wrong. until they do, i'm told the scaffolding work will remain suspended. work on the deck of the eastern span is expected to resume tomorrow. .reporting live on treasure island, i'm jodi hernandez nbc bay area news. >> thank you. so who's responsible? more details now about the company that operates the crane and other vendors on this project. nbc bay area's investigative unit is digging into the history of these companies and we found revealing information about their past. reporter stephen stock joins us from our newsroom. a lot of talk about the contractors and the safety records. what have you found out? >> raj, the crane as you heard from jodi is operated through a joint operations is agreement between two of the largest construction companies in the country, a group called american bridge company based out of pennsylvania and an even larger corporation called floor enterprises based outside dallas, texas. according to data from the department of labor, oh shas inspectors investigated four
was able to get out on his own and call 9-1-1. a team of 25 emergency personnel spent two hours using ropes and pulleys to bring the driver to safety. >> it took a lot of personnel, a lot of hauling, just extent, pulling him up using pulleys and things like that. it is steep embankment. the driver was air lifted to the hospital. there are no signs alcohol was involved but they say speed was likely a factor. >> two men are under arrest this morning after taking police on a brief chase and crashing in to another car in san francisco. officers spot add car reported stolen at 7:30 last night. police tried to pull the driver over and he tooked off. after crashing, two young men rap off but they were caught a short distance away. >> this morning, police are looking for the person who/d tires on dozens of vehicles, a picture posted on the video shows the damage, all four tires were slashed. about 60 vehicles were damaged and they everyone parked in the area at bellaire. police believe it 457ed -- it happened early yesterday morning. >> santa clara sheriff deputies want to learn more of a shooting
, and we will be outside the superdome where they will set the scene for us. the 49ers are at the team hotel. and in two to three hours, they will take a bus to the stadium. jim harbaugh led the players in a 15 minute walk through inside the dome. that's the video you are seeing there. he wanted the team to get used to playing on the surface as well as looking at the lights. >> players were allowed to bring their families to watch. one person actually shod who has got it better than us. and everyone in the stadium replied nobody. >>> this is the french quarter. >> check out the fans. last night partying on bourbon street was the warm up. real celebration happens tonight. it will hopefully be a super bowl win. >> it is better than christmas. >> 365 days to tell everybody. be like the 49ers. >> well 49ers fans tell us they make your visit safe and enjoyable. they included 1200 police officers and louisiana state troopers and hundreds of agents. the air space is going to be restricted. fans entering the stadium are being searched and dogs are being brought in to sniff out contraband. >>>
are nervous because of we're in here from out of town. and if this were to ever reach us on campus is just a bit too much. >> it is worrying that you walk to your car in the evening. people are suggesting to go with a friend. >> instead of going out i am more sting in because what is going to happen if i go outside? i would say to myself. >> certainly the top of the campus this room is not packed. around 50 people. they are not only students but administrators, students and teachers and are all concerned. they represent a larger portion. the police chief spoke trying to update people on what happened. and were they are in the investigation. that they have increased patrols and down a number of things to try to catch these people. to make sure that this does not happen again. hohokam also, they are talking about having a night escort service. if you feel on state you can call this escort service to help you get from where you are going. the rape case right in broad daylight. and the shooting case happened at 7:30 that would not have even been into effect. however, the meeting is still going
. abc7 news reporter joins us live from concord with what we are lending about the boy. katy? >> beverly the fact that he is 14, police are only confirming he attends a nearby school. but he could go to mount diabolo high school just down the street from the scene of the accident at grant street. the accident happened about 1:30 yesterday afternoon. we have this video and you can see the police working in the intersection where the boy was hit. yesterday was actually a school holiday so it is unclear why he was in the area of his school. we know he was in a crosswalk. the driver who hit him did stop and is cooperating with police and the investigation the boy suffered life-threatening internal injuries. he is in critical condition at last check. i talked with the police department and they could not give me an update and i reached out to oakland children's hospital where he was transferred after being taken to john muir hospital. i have not heard back from either on the boy's condition. this intersection, locals know, is dangerous. you can see when you look at it, it is clearly marked wi
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programming information there. don't forget to join us on facebook for a look at bay area people. thank you for joining us. we'll see you again next week on bay area people. until then, have a terrific weekend. bye-bye. . >>> shots fired at a bus offer night. nobody on board was hit but why several had to go to the hospital. >> and a day after a national day of action against gun violence the major buy back happening in the bay area today. >> and we are just hours from san francisco's famed chinese new year parade. >> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is ktvu mornings on 2. >> and good morning. welcome to mornings on two. it's saturday february 23rd. >> let's head over to rosemary for a look at how the weather is shaping up and of course we have the parade on our minds. good weather? >> yeah. cool and breezy but we will be dry. this morning waking up a little damp. some of us lucky enough to pick up drizzle, sprinkles with partly cloudy sky was the clouds overhead not as cold as yesterday but in to the extended forecast we will stay dry. i will break down the week
. rosemary is tracking your weather. >> yes, a nice day. mostly clear, a little cool. some of us are a lot cooler. some of us not so much. it has to do with the winds i'm seeing in the hills and around the bay area. by the afternoon the winds will relax. the temperatures will be warmer that be what we were yesterday. i'll show you by how much and the reason behind these winds and when i expect they will go away coming up. >>> and with the start of the daytona 500 just hours away, nascar says that drivers will start their engines as planned despite a big wreck in the final lap of the sprint cup series yesterday that caused major damage at the speedway. >> we met with nascar at 8:00 a.m. we reviewed all the repairs we made last evening. we worked late into the evening and we're prepared to go racing today. >> just a short time ago the daytona international president said that crews spent the night fixing a damaged fence that is used to protect fans. people who have tickets in that area will be reseated if they request it. there was a crash yesterday with fans jumping out of their seats that
diego. >> stay with us for continuing coverage of the manhunt. we will update you immediately on any developments right here and on twitter whenever it happens. we are always updating breaking news at abc7news.com. >> the northeast is under a blizzard warning as a winter storm is ready to hit the region. now, a look at snow flurries that are falling in new york city. this is a while ago. blizzard warnings took affect two hours ago for new york city and parts of new jersey and in long island, connecticut, massachusetts, all under a blizzard wanting right new. airlines have canceled 3,200 flights to and from the east coast. abc7 news reporter is live at san francisco international airport with the warning that has gone out to travelers. we have weather there and here. cornell? >> it is not looking good at all if you are trying to fly to any airport in the northeast this morning. at least 30 flights have been canceled out of sfo alone. look at video from this morning, folks are showing up for united to boston, newark, john f. kennedy, and philadelphia. if you are flying there you are se
- year-olds all college students. >> four of them at once. the hardest thing for us to swallow. with all the pain, and everything going on. all the love that everyone's showing, it helps to ease the pain. >> reporter: the four were killed monday in this single vehicle accident wheel driving home from a rugby tournament in las vegas. friends tell us, they suspect the driver, george may have fallen asleep. another friend said she had originally planned to go on the trip. >> that could have been us in the car, or maybe we could have prevented it, that's what makes me feel bad. >> reporter: the youngest victim was captain of the basketball team. teammates told us, it was with heavy hearts they played today. >> she always knew what to do to make us smile. she always had our back. she was there for us. >> reporter: her teammates wore these black hair bands, created in memory of her. >> she wanted to play in college. >> reporter: at the end of the game, teammates carried out a board with messages written to malia, they planned to give to her family. >> she was everything to us. >> reporter: the
. it will happen weeks from now. cornell bernard joins us live with what you need to know to be ready for the change. cornell? >> the countdown is on. in a month toll takers will be gone and all electronic tolling will be here at the golden gate bridge and starting this morning, the bridge will kickoff a series of public awareness campaigns to answer questions and clear up confusion aimed at 30 james of drivers who still pay tolls with cash. there will be hand outs and signs and information online explaining how to pay the tolls. there are three options. sign up for fast track account and get $1 discount on each toll. pay by plate, register the license plate with a bridge using a credit card and pay as you go or make a one time payment online. payment locations are set up at some gas stations across san francisco for tourists but if those do not work for you can do nothing, go through the toll plaza, get an invoice in the mail, you have 20 days to pay that. all electronic tolls comes to the golden gate bridge by the end of march. >> new this morning, president obama's popularity among
charging to park using the fees to build a parking structure or parking deal with businesses. the district also floating the idea of adding another boat during high commuter times. it is positive dilemma but the bridge district says it needs to do something and fast. a decision could be made here in the next couple of months. we are live in larkspur this morning for abc7. >> supporters of an effort to rename san francisco international airport in honor of harvey milk will hold a rally at city hall. last month, san francisco supervisor introduced legislation to rename the airport harvey milk san francisco international. he was california's first openly gay elected official. he was assassinated along with mayor moscone in 1978. organizers say the rally is to urge the other supervisors who support the legislation. voter could decide on the name change in november. >> a top boeing official will present the f.a.a. today with a list of potential fixes to the battery problems that have grounded the boeing 787 dreamliner. the solutions are designed to let the planes resume flying while they contin
. the idea is to get more use out of the car pool lanes which some complain are often empty or very lightly used. here is how the express lane works. car poolers use the lane if free. those who are not car pooling, but want to use them, can pay a toll for the privilege of driving in that lane. they do limit the capacity, the idea to keep it an express lane. the plan is to have 90 miles of express lanes on interstates 80, 680, and 880, open by the end of 2015. >> oakland authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in the water near jack london square. a witness saw a body floating yesterday 20' from the shore. they are trying to identity of the body and the cause and circumstances surrounding the death. >> bay area rapper mc ham certificate due in court on charges of resisting arrest in dublin taking to twitter this weekend claiming he was the victim of racial profiling. a police officer on thursday approached him as he sat in a car at a shopping center and he says the officer asked him if he was on parole. the dublin police say the vehicle had expired plate licenses. he was arrest
the year from january 1 to yesterday most of us it is the dryest it has ever been. the one area that is seeing the most rain is livermore and downtown san francisco where it is the third and 5th driest start ever to a year. we need the rain. nothing out there good for the commute. we will talk about the forecast. we have cool spots around bay at 340 to 45 in san francisco at 7:00, and mild during the lunch hour, and 50 to 54 and temperatures are close to average with sunshine, and upper 50's to low 60's at 4:00 and fall back in the low 50's. frost inland, and around 50 to 55 at noon and 58 to 62 with sunshine this afternoon and temperatures are close to average. headed to the coast it is breezy this morning, and temperatures are around 37 to 41. you will be in the low-to-mid 50's around noon and mid-to-upper 50's at 4:00 and it will not be so breezy. sue? >> we go back to albany, eastbound, 580 a car off on the shoulder and no delays here and you make your way to the richard san rafael bridge westbound, two left lanes are blocked at toll lazy for maintenance work and that will s
on a plan for what to do if they don't lift the ban. kpix 5 reporter phil matier tells us he is pushing to strip the organization of a huge tax break. phil. >> reporter: that's right, allen. and, as a matter of fact, we were up in sacramento to get to this story and here it is. california's state senator ricardo lara is turning the heat up on the boy scouts moving to strip them of their tax exempt status unless they start allowing in gays. >> it's important for us to set the tone in california that we are not going to condone discrimination. >> reporter: and since federal law bars the state from denying the scouts the use of schools or state parks lara and 13 fellow democrats decided to hit the scouts in the wallet. >> nonprofit status is a privilege that's given by the financial support of all californians. and so if an organization is discriminating they shouldn't be privileged. >> reporter: official at the scouting district declined to comment saying they haven't had time to study the tax plan but republicans were quick to enter the fray. >> i th
africa, she joins us now. good morning, bazi. >> reporter: george, a bombshell development in the courtroom today, when the prosecutors announced that their key witness, the lead detective in the case, is currently accused of murder charges. oscar pistorius and his family were looking more relieved today, now that the prosecution has been dealt this new blow. the detective faces seven charges of attempted murder, stemming from a 2011 incident, where he and two other police officers were accused of opening fire on a minivan carrying several people. >> the prosecution has made the decision to charge the investigating officer, as well as two other officers, for the charge of attempted murder. >> reporter: prosecutors say they will investigate whether the detective should remain on the pistorius case. the bizarre twist, unraveling just hours after botha's muddled and confused testimony on wednesday. in court, pistorius argued he was closing his balcony doors, when he heard a noise from the bathroom. fearing an intruder and without his prosthetic legs, he told the court he grabb
on a high level on a washington level, if they don't have a local impact to share with us as of yet. so day one will we see an immediate effect? maybe not. >> reporter: it's not just airports. the association of bay area governments told us today that they don't know where the cuts are going to come from or how much they are going to be. >> the focus of a lot of cuts is decent and as you know, we took that hit a long time ago on our local economy. >> reporter: for the bay area the biggest hit would be to education with california schools losing up to $87 million. and another $62 million in losses for special education. and while the cuts would put more pressure on local schools, san francisco said today even if the sequester goes through, they, quote, wouldn't cut services to students with disabilities even if the federal funding is cut end quote. so how much of this is policy and how much of this is political hype? >> you know, i'm not an expert ton that but you could say some of the statements have a political motive behind them. >> the other thing
but they are okay. >> reporter: nobody was home at the time. neighbors said that there used to be renters here but they moved out because of termite damage so contractors had been working on the house. the homeowners did arrive on the scene this morning. they were to upset to speak to me. you can imagine this was a surprise to them and they were very much in shock. one of them just shook her head and then they just drove away. the fire is under investigation. very fortunate news that nobody was living here. coming up at eight you will hear from a neighbor who thought it was his home that was on fire and we will tell you what he did. reporting live from san jose. ktvu channel 2news. >> thank you. happening now a senate committee is holding a hearing on the direction of education in this country. they are discussing what has been learned from different state is is applications. >>> a new state report found that at least eight school districts misused money specifically for school lunches for low income children. the san francisco school district had to pay back nearly $400,000. the district f
may have robbed three banks, two in less than an hour. police say a man walked into the u.s. bank branch inside the safe s way on commerce boulevard yesterday and demanded money from the teller and left. 45 minutes later a man robbed a bank at safeway and the suspect acted if he was amended but never showed a weapon. witnesses description match add suspect from a hold up at a chase bank two weeks ago, hispanic, between 5' 4" and 5' 6" with bleached hair. there is a $25,000 reward if capture. >> be prepared for delays if you travel through san francisco international airport starting tonight. one of the two runways used for arrivals at sfo will be closed for federal safety upgrades. the closure starts tonight at 10:00 and lasts until 8:00 a.m. on monday morning. the 60 flights an hour are reduced to 30 during the upgrade work. >> time for a check on our weather forecast the day after valentine's day. hope your relationship survived. >> i am sure everyone is okay. we will talk about yours during the break. >> i am good. >> mike? you are sitting down and i am standing up, main my bad
to tell us it was cause by a bacteria which can develop into meningitis, tara? >> reporter: first parents here were put on alert and then at casa grand do and doctors done think they have -- don't think they have the same illness but that is because the studios not have a lot of friends but they are taking no chances. saturday, one student became ill and collapsed they discovered the 17-year-old contracted a deadly virus and they sent out a warning with auto mated phone calls, those who had close contact with him should contact officials. it is called meningitis, and the disease is treated with antibiotics but if not treated it can lead to death in all cases. it can be contracted by kissing sharing drinks and coughing. as 14th's condition as of yesterday, he had -- at for the teen's condition, we will have reaction from other parents about what happened, tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> the chp is blaming a wrong way driver for ahead on crash near tracy this morning. it happened shortly after midnight near north flynn road. now the investigators say that the driver of a whit
to say that is my family member. that family has not notified us of what is going on. if you could give us a name on this family that is missing. once they come out things to change in the next 20 minutes. we will bring the news conference live as it happens. >> i know there are searching on the water yesterday they had helicopters in the air. have you seen the coast guard helicopters take off? >> no. not at this time. the sun has just come up with in the last 10 minutes. now that is up a plan to put additional helicopters in the air. they had a bolt in the water. now with the light up they can throw more resultresources. >>--a had a bolt in the water. iopaboat off. >> check out the conditions in three different areas. >> a new snowstorm across in the nation's midsection, creating fresh problems for residents still digging from last week's blizzard. the new storms bring heavy snow to kansas and missouri this morning, after lashing the texas vendetta with the hurricane force winds. the storm force numerous rosen high way to close a cut power to stock of texas, oklahoma and kansas. kansas
on to win 34-31. >> feel like i made too many mistakes for us to win. >> several opportunities and we did not play our best and the ravens made a lot of plays and our guys battled back. >> this was the sixth trip to the super bowl and the first one they have last. >> this morning, niner fans are licking their wounds after the furious come back stopped short of bringing the team victory six and reflecting on turning points like the power outage. katie marzullo is live in new orleans with fan reaction. katie? >> good morning, everyone, i hope you don't mind i sat down. i don't mean i am tired, everyone is tired, but the city, new orleans, feels like it got the wind kicked out of it if you are a 49er fan. we are at the cafe, the coffee is a necessity so that needed to happen. the bengneits look delicious but there is no joy. fans last night at the superdome having a good time, super decked out for the game, with so much hope going into the game and so much love and support for the 49ers. it was a great game and that is the sentiment from fans we talked with. >> it was a good game. it started
through 7th, 1978, 21.7 inches. >>> this morning lawmakers are getting new answers about using drones to kill suspected terrorists including americans. an issue key at today's c confirmation hearing. michael isikoff is following this story for us. good morning. >> good morning. drone strikes, the obama's administration weapon of choice against terrorists are coming under new scrutiny after a disclosure of a justice department document obtained by nbc news that justifies the targeted killing of americans suspected of being top al qaeda leaders. this is as john brennan faces his nomination today pp a major reversal from the white house pp after years of secretsity, president obama directed to share with members of the house and senate intelligence committees a classified memo laying out the legal drowns for drone strikes targeting u.s. citizens who are suspected operational leaders of al qaeda. >> the news came after this white paper that summarized the legal arguments for targeting u.s. citizens who were sus secretaried al qaeda leaders such as a lackey kic al awlaki been charged for a
of us sinking into the supper 20s to low 30s. we'll talk about the slight warmup expected for the afternoon coming up. >>> we are following developing news out of san francisco. police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened just a few hours ago. they tell us a man was shot in the city's western edition. alex savidge is live there now. what can you tell us so far? >> reporter: we are getting very limited information from police this morning. that is because it's so early on in this investigation. a sergeant that was out here confirmed a man was shot and killed. he was found right over near this corner. near the intersection of hayes and webster. an anonymous caller reported gunfire in this area around 2:00 this morning. we'll show you that video. officers were out here for most of the morning. police tell us the victim was rushed to the hospital after suffering at least one gunshot wound. he died there from his injuries. homicide investigators searching for the shooter involved here. a sergeant told me they don't have a description on the person to put out. in ju
is spending $30 million to market it. they seek to lure members away from gmail with 60 members using outlook.com and microsoft says the features include ability to send large files and becomes that automatic and fewer advertisements and the option to connect through social media sites. >> we are now a day away great robin roberts returning to "good morning america" after the grueling fight with a dangerous disease. she has been off the air since august and when she sits down she will have fans here who can identify with what she has gone through. >> joan became an avid viewer when "good morning america" anchor announced the new fight against a dangerous blood disease. >> when you have a bone marrow transplant you do not have an immunity system for a while and you are versus sentible to infection. >> i ran to the tv and watched what she was talking about and i could relate to what she was about to go through because i had gone through a bone marrow transplant a year and a half ago. >> they both have a disease where the bone marrow in longer makes enough healthy blood cells. a blood specialist
liferaft. >> soon you may be able to use bay area car pool lanes without having passengers in the car but it will cost you. amy hollyfield? >> you can pay your way on 880 but the question is, would you like to be able to do that in other parts of the bay area? according to the "san francisco chronicle" you may soon be doing just that or have the ability to. they say that traps -- transportation officials are serious about creating 560 miles of express lanes. those who are car pooling use the lanes for free. others would want to use them, can, if you pay a toll. the complaint has been that car pool express lanes are often empty and not used as much as some think they should be. so the thought is to let more people use the lanes and ease congestion. look at this list of where they hope to add the lanes. they are talking about interstate 80. 680. 880. east bay approaches to the dumbarton and san mateo bridges. they would like to have the lanes opened up by 2015. they have to do some studies and figure out how to built the lanes, how to check the tolls, et cetera, et cetera, but, at this
. thank you. joining us live from washington with more on this story. we will continue to follow obviously throughout the day. >> all right. time is 7:05. the police search goes on in las vegas this morning for the suspect in yesterday morning's deadly shooting on the vegas strip that killed an oakland native. the aspiring rap ewas shot and killed while driving his car. investigators say shots were fired from a black range rover. it started with an argument in the valet area of a hotel and then continued to the strip. we talked to the victim's father. >> like someone has taken a bat and hit you in the back of your head. it's the worst feeling and -- it's bad. it's just bad. >> reporter: after the shots were fired cherry's car smashed in to a taxi and then burst into flames killing two people inside. again that investigation continues. >> happening now student demonstrators are waking up on the campus of city college. they occupied a building in a protest that started late yesterday. we are live to let you know what prompted this take over and the police reaction to it. >> reporter: good
testified in 2003 about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. >> san jose kicked off the final chapter for the men's tennis tournament which has brought professional tennis to the bay area for 100 years in berkeley, san francisco, and san jose. this is the final season as the tour requires a three-court venue and h.p. pavilion has only one. two time defending champion was practicing yesterday hoping for a repeat, he is 13th in the world and has been climbing up the ladder with the big serve and forehand. >> is that inspiring you to get out the racket? >> my serve is very small as is my forehand. oh, well, maybe next year. time for a check on the weather. >> mike? >> you have to start little, come on. >> a series of drop shots is my... >> all right, here we go, everyone is just a little bit warmer than yesterday to a lot warmer this morning, like napa and fairfield eight or nine degrees warmer and concord is a degree cooler. temperatures are going to run in the 30's, mid-30's to upper 30's from now through 7:00, and here are a few 40's. temperatures at noon, the low-to-mid 50's and the
dead. our reporter joining us live from hillside elementary in san leandro. amy? >> the campus is closed and the kids the be allowed to return to school and there will be a crisis team here if the kid want to talk about what happened on their campus. friends and fell of the victim turn this campus into a memorial last night holding a vigil for the 19-year-old. the college student was shot to death on wednesday night before 9:00. investigators say he may have been playing a dice game on the hillside elementary school campus before he was killed. his mother says he didn't have enemies. >> my son did not deserve what happened to him. at all. he should still be with me the i should not have to bury my baby. >> foster was a registered freshman for the college football team this year and also played at the high school in oakland. investigators have not made any arrests or named any suspects. the school was closed down yesterday so investigators could look for evidence on the campus but it will be open today. >> thank you. san francisco police are investigating a chase that results in
america" family. >> she taught us all not to live in fear and she dealt with the ultimate fire and dealt with it with such grace and such remarkable strength, the strongest person i know. >> a strong, healthy, robin roberts back in the anchor chair, back where she belongs. >> a lot excitement here in times square and we are hearing a bunch of surprises in store for robin. you will have to tune in to see. we are live in times square for abc7 news. >> we all know how well loved robin is and she has been a pillar of strength. what kind of love did the fans show? >> they started showing up very early this morning, holding signs, bringing balloons, and a little while ago robin came out to say hello to everyone and the crowd went wild. >> no surprise there. that is robin. thank you very much. we look forward, of course, to "good morning america" at 7:00 here on the west coast. secretary of state, john kerry, will bypass israel on the first trip to the middle east. officials have announced the first trip as america's top diplomat. he will focus on the conflicts in syria and afghanistan and mali
us this sunday, february 24th. i'm marty gonzalez. we begin this morning with a small earthquake overnight in the east bay. it rattled nerves of some, others may have slept through it. the u-s-g-s reports a three point oh magnitude earthquake happened just before 2 o clock. the quake was about 3 miles east-northeastf front. there are no reports of damage or injuries. let's take a quick look outside this morning. san francisco nice day on tap. lots of sunshine expected. and a little warmer today than yesterday. meteorologist brian van aiken will have more on your bay area forecast coming up at 8-15. >> in florida today, the nascar race at daytona international speedway will go on as scheduled. this despite a crash saturday that injured dozens of people. the accident happened during the final lap of the nationwide series race. a protective fence kept the car on the tracks but debris was sent flying into the stands. more than 33 people were injured. track workers were scrambling all night to make repairs to a large section of the fence. daytona speedway's president spoke today about
-old was sentenced to five years in prison in 2010 and was called "hummer mom" for the s.u.v. she used for her sexual encounters and arrested friday in hayward for parole violation. authorities have not said what she did to get arrested or when she was out of prison but is held in jail with no option for bail. >> this morning the city of san francisco and giants have plans for a major re-development project south of at&t park focusing on pier 48 which stands next to at&t park's main parking lot. the chronicle reports that anchor braking will build a restaurant and museum with production and distribution facility. the project will quadruple the output from 120,000 to 600,000 of barrels of beer a year. our reporter will have more on the economic impact of the project in the next half hour. >> ski resort operators expect up to 1.5' of snow on the mountains and many students are on winter break, ski week. skiers and snow board others who spent the holiday weekend in the mountains were able to cruise along on the 12' of snow that fell in december freshened by layers of man made snow they described conditi
in forestville, 11 miles northwest of santa rosa. cornell bernard joins us live. >> highway 116 where the bodies of three men are still inside the rural cabin. the sheriff is not saying much about the crime. it has been 20 years since a triple homicide has happened here. we were over the property where deputies say a man found his brother and two others tuesday shot in a back bedroom of the house. all were shot. the killings have stunned neighbors. the crime does not appear to be random. >> trying to understand there was a shooting. i heard that from a friend. beyond that, we do not know. >> there was no struggle and they died of gunshot wounds. >> execution-style shots? >> i will not discuss. >> murder-suicide? >> it is not murder-suicide. >> no victims had any criminal history. they believe the killer or killers targeted the victims but a motive this morning is not known. the coroner will arrive at the home at day break. >> there is developing news in the investigation into the 1984 disappearance of kevin collins. san francisco police are holding a news conference this afternoon that could cen
on. >> drivers using the central freeway in san francisco may not know which lane they are in because there aren't in. caltran tore up a myself the top lay we of the central freeway in mid-january. they wiped out the lane markers which have not been replaced. the "san francisco chronicle" reports cold weather has held off the repaving and this affects drivers headed south off the bay bridge to the interstate 80 split headed down to 101. >> the drivers who stopped traffic on interstate 880 in oakland to perform stunts could face little more than a slap on the wrist. spectators took cell phone videos of the drivers doing doughnuts. under california law punishment if driver whose take part in this is light, unless someone is hurt or killed. >> obvious charges are misdemeanor of reckless driving and exhibition of speed but i am sure the charge they would want to be considering would be conspiracy which is a felony. >> the san francisco sheriff says there is a state law allowing for seizure for illegal exhibition of speed but right now the most they can face is misdemeanor. >> the san fran
and that's costing us. >> linda yee, thank you. >>> the sequestration is the most immediate challenge for new secretary of state john kerry. this afternoon i sat down with our country's first female secretary of state madeline albright. i asked her how kerry should handle cuts to humanitarian aid should they happen. >> he did in fact -- i was interested he made his first speech on the subject on how it tied our hands and hurt national security. it is important to make sure there's enough money and people to work on the security issues. >> albright says the state department budget now is $51 billion. >>> just like that, democrats no longer have complete and total control of the state legislature. senator michael rubio of shafter announced he is resigning immediately to take a job with oil giant chevron. now democrat control 26 seat in the senate, that's one shy of the two-thirds majority they need to pass tax changes or override vetoes. >> one vote makes a difference. and that's exactly what's happened within the senate and i'm sure people are talk
with a non-profit to hold a gun buy-back. kron 4's mike pelton shows us why so many people came out and what happens now to all the guns. >> this goal was to get these guns off the street and this line stretched around the street. >> it is just a rival i do not it is 8-rifle i do not hunt anymore. >> this buyback will many want to get rid of this of what could happen if they did keep them. >> if somebody were to break my house and take my guns. they could come in and get it in paris a first time. >> if the home is burglarized and the home in his stolen from the-guns are stolen from the home. it is traced back to the homeowner. >> they would receive $100 for a handgun. >> what is that money going to go towards? >> paying my bills. >> they do not know if this will reduce crime but the message is on target. >> start somewhere. midas will start at home. >> reporter: most of these guns might as well-starred at home if these will be returned to the rightful owners if they returned that they were stolen. mike pelton, kron 4. >> at least 28 people were hurt after a fiery crash at the daytona speedwa
're going to tahoe to tell you about the snow. first we will get to george and let us check hotspots. >> we are looking at a couple of accidents that tied up traffic into walnut creek out of pleasant hill, concord. boat 680 and 242 in the south bound direction. >> two minor accidents they were in the lanes both have been will to the shoulders and a slowing the ride on 680 south out and on 242. >> 680 back up to highway 4. to 42 almost backed up the highway 4. 16-18 minutes drive time getting into walnut creek which would be a seven or eight minute trip coming from highway 242. >> i will have more traffic coming up erica. >> waking up to rain. a live look at storm tracker 4. spots of green indicating light rain fall. it is raining around san raphael. light rain around a sausalito area. 101, the freeway is dry for now. we are picking up rain on 580, 680, dublin, and pleasanton. >> the same advice applies to welcome me know riel, interstate 80, and mill park. >> light rain ahead of the cold front will bring rain to our area i will give you the timing of that in my next report. >> our team cove
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